Music and Musical Instruments in the Ashmolean's Chinese Paintings Collection | University of Oxford

Music and Musical Instruments in the Ashmolean's Chinese Paintings Collection

Speaker
Dr. Paul Bevan - Ashmolean Museum
Event date
Event time
13:00 - 15:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Lecture Theatre and Jameel Centre

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

Music has taken many forms during China’s long cultural history and many traditions have endured to this day. In this talk, Paul Bevan will look at a selection of the paintings in the Ashmolean collection that reflect China’s rich musical and theatrical heritage.

FREE, booking recommended.

Book by contacting chinesepaintingsprogramme@ashmus.ox.ac.uk